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Larry Copus

Larry has 35 years of experience in various Food Manufacturing Industries. He has owned his own business and worked as an independent manufacturing consultant.

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Larry CopusLarry Copus has 35 years of experience in various Food Manufacturing Industries. He has owned his own business and worked as an independent manufacturing consultant. His wealth of experience, contacts and knowledge will serve his clients well as he assists companies looking for key employees and individuals looking for new opportunities.

Specialization Information:

Food Manufacturing, Energy,Agriculture

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Smith Brown & Jones History

Smith Brown & Jones was established in 1986 in Kansas City, Missouri.

Our founder, Donald Smith worked in the agribusiness field for many years with Quaker Oats, Lauhoff Grain Company, and Archer Daniels Midland.

In 1978, Don decided to make a career change and went to work for Christopher and Long Recruitment, Kansas City division, and established their agribusiness division.

After being at Christopher and Long for 8 years, Don founded Smith, Brown & Jones in 1986 as a one man operation with steady growth since then.

In 2009 Donald Smith passed away. The business was purchased by one of Don’s associates, Larry Copus. Larry’s career started in the food manufacturing industry where he worked for 30 years before entering the recruiting industry.

We are currently located in Stilwell, KS with an excellent consultant staff ready to assist you.

Smith Brown & Jones has worked for many companies over the years. We pride ourselves on finding the right candidate for your position in a timely fashion. We appreciate our regular customers that return to us whenever they need placement help.

Please contact Smith Brown & Jones today, and let us help you find your next candidate or your next career move.